Lou Pitschmann bookmark collection
Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 565 large
The Lou Pitschmann bookmark collection is a vast collection of primarily bookmarks, primarily from the 1980s-early 2000s. Some stand out bookmarks include items made from woods and leather, bookmarks featuring fragments of the Berlin Wall, with topics ranging from promotional bookmarks on new books, literacy, libraries and library services/vendors, book stores, and feature comics characters, animals, and literary personalities.
- 1890 - 2000
- Pitschmann, Lou (Compiler, Person)
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Access The material is stored offsite in Remote Storage. Please contact Special Collections 3 working days in advance if you wish to use it.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright is retained by the authors of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law. For photocopy and duplication requests, please contact MSU Libraries Special Collections.
1 Linear Feet (1 box)
Biographical / Historical
Librarian Dr. Lou Pitschmann accumulated an impressive collection of bookmarks over a span of several decades. In addition to collecting them through his library work venues, he also received many bookmarks from Smithsonian Rare Book librarian and friend Ellen Wells.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collection was donated by Lou Pitschmann in 2016.
- Finding Aid for the Lou Pitschmann bookmark collection
- Lydia Tang
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard